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  • 2016 Chris Bartlett School Poster Competition

    School Poster Competition

    Young artists have been recognised for their artistic skill and environmental awareness as part of the 2016 School Poster Competition.

  • Pre-Booked Household Cleanup

    Getting rid of your rubbish

    Is your next clear out around the corner? Do it the right way - watch our "Getting rid of your Rubbish" video.

  • Pre-Booked Household Cleanup

    Free Pre-booked clean up service

    Is your next clear out around the corner? Make sure you do it the right way so that we can take away your unwanted household items for you.

  • Composting

    Join the Compost Revolution

    As part of the Compost Revolution, the City of Canterbury is offering local residents a 50% discount on compost bins or worm farms.

  • Bin Tags Rewards Program

    Bin Tags Rewards Program

    If a Green Bin Tag has been attached to your yellow-lid bin, you are eligible to enter the monthly draw to win a $50 shopping voucher!

Waste Calendars

Waste Collection Calendars

The calendars for garden vegetation and recycling collection dates are available on this page.

Getting a new bin for households

Find out about getting a new or replacement bin for your household and what to do about missing or stolen bins.
Red Lid Rubbish Bin


Find out about rubbish disposal and collection, including collection dates and what you can dispose in your red bin.
Recycling Bin


If you live in a house, villa or townhouse, your recycling will be collected every 2 weeks on the same day as your rubbish.
Green vegetation bin

Garden Vegetation

Garden vegetation bins are emptied every two weeks on the same day as your rubbish, and must be put out at the kerb the night before.
Waste Prebooked Household Clean Up

Pre-Booked Household Cleanup

We provide each household with two pre-booked household clean up collections per year. Bookings are essential.
Mayor with Paint Tin

A-Z of Waste Disposal for Households

A great starting point for those wanting to further explore the world of waste and recycling.
Old paint

Disposal of Household Chemicals

It is important to make sure that household chemicals are disposed of safely. Weekend drop off centres are run throughout the Sydney.
Dumped Rubbish

Dumped rubbish

Litter and dumped rubbish is ugly, creates a health risk and harms our environment. It is also illegal, regardless of WHO does it.
Abandoned car

Unregistered vehicle collection service

If residents have an unregistered vehicle which they no longer want we can take it away for free to be recycled as scrap metal.
Waste stall

Waste and Recycling tips

Here you will find some ideas on how you can reduce the amount of rubbish that is sent to landfill.

Recycling & waste disposal for business

If you work in Canterbury City, you need to know how to dispose of your rubbish properly.

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